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Oman's share index ends marginally lower

(Times of Oman - 10/30/2018 9:45:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended lower to close at 4428.80 points, down by 0.57 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 601.97 points, down by 0.34 per cent. Bank Dhofar was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top gainer of the day was ...

At least 3 new listings expected on Muscat bourse in 2019

(Gulf News - 10/30/2018 9:30:00 AM)

At least three new listings of companies are expected on the Muscat stock exchange next year, a top official said on Monday. “We hope to see some new listings next year. One is from a utilities provider and we may see some others related to the oil and ...

Abu Dhabi index a tad lower as FAB loses ground

(Gulf News - 10/30/2018 9:14:00 AM)

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) general index ended a tad lower, dragged down by a decline in the shares of index heavyweight First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB).

Gains by Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) and Union National Bank (UNB), driven by ...

MSM wins presidency of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges

(Oman Daily Observer - 10/30/2018 7:59:00 AM)

The Muscat Securities Market (MSM) won the presidency of the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS) with Ahmed bin Saleh al Marhoon, Director General of MSM, assuming the reins as Chairman of the Federation.

The announcement came ...

Oman's share index ends marginally higher

(Times of Oman - 10/29/2018 8:02:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended higher to close at 4453.97 points, up by 0.02 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 604.05 points, up by 0.06 per cent. Oman Chlorine was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top gainer of the day was ...

Downward momentum slowing on UAE markets

(Gulf News - 10/29/2018 7:51:00 AM)

Last week, the Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) fell by 21.33 or 0.77 per cent to close at 2,736.40, the lowest weekly closing price since January 2016. Market breadth leant towards the bearish side, with only seven advancing issues versus 30 ...

DFM, Bursa Malaysia eye areas of cooperation

(The Gulf Today - 10/29/2018 7:14:00 AM)

Dubai Financial Market, DFM, and the Malaysian Stock Exchange, Bursa Malaysia, have explored areas of cooperation and knowledge sharing, in light of DFM’s status as the first Shari’a-compliant exchange globally since 2007 and its active role in the ...

Kuwait stocks wind up in red; volume shrinks

(Arab Times - 10/29/2018 7:00:00 AM)

Kuwait stocks pulled lower on Sunday after posting modest gains during previous week . The All Shares Index fell 6.14 pts in sluggish trade to 5,033.42 points weighed by some of the mid-caps even as overall mood remained mixed.

The Prime Market ...

Downward momentum slowing on UAE markets

(Gulf News - 10/28/2018 8:33:00 AM)

Last week, the Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) fell by 21.33 or 0.77 per cent to close at 2,736.40, the lowest weekly closing price since January 2016. Market breadth leant towards the bearish side, with only seven advancing issues versus 30 ...

QFC, QSE & FTSE host global benchmarks roundtable

(The Peninsula - 10/28/2018 8:26:00 AM)

The Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) has partnered with the Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) and FTSE Russell, a world-leading provider of benchmarking, analytics and data solutions, to host a roundtable entitled “Outlook for 2019 and the GCC’s growing influence ...